Sharma Centre for Heritage EducationSharma Centre for Heritage Education

Research, Education and Legal Issues in India's Cultural Heritage
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We have a total of  1328 books on archaeology, anthropology, ethnoarchaeology, geoarchaeology, palaeoenvironment, fiction.  We have selected issues from 39 journals related to archaeology and anthropology. We have around 2600 offprints related to archaeology and palaeoenvironmental sciences, as also access to selected e-journals such as Science.The following collections are available with us: 

Professor V.N.Misra Collection

Professor V.N. Misra, is retired Director, Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute, Pune, and a renowned scholar in the field of Indian prehistory. His entire collection of offprints comprising research papers on archaeology and anthropology presented to him by leading scholars, worldwide are being classified and catalouged in our Centre.  


Dr. Malti Nagar Collection  

The late Dr. Malti Nagar was a pioneer in the field of ethnoarchaelogy in South Asia, and retired from the Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute, Pune. She kindly donated her entire collection of books, offprints and ethnographic collections.


Dr. V.N. Sharma Collection  

The late Dr. V.N. Sharma was a pioneer in the field of education, a noted writer in German and Telugu, who translated numerous literary texts including the Edda into Telugu. His collected papers as also books on education, history and philosophy are in our collection.


An online catalouge of books, journals and offprints available with us will be available shortly


We welcome donations of books and journals, (second hand books are also welcome).